The table below looks at the statistics for RDBMS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited RDBMS over the 3 months to 8 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Relational Database Management System (RDBMS)
Rank 43 46 43
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -3
Contract jobs citing RDBMS 16 15 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 2.91% 1.90% 2.71%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 11.19% 8.52% 9.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 9 9
Median daily rate £369 £265 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+39.15% -35.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £309 £190 £340
10% offered a daily rate of more than £421 £380 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £358
% change year-on-year
- +4.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £44.00 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +14.28%
RDBMS
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Database & Business Intelligence category in contract jobs advertised in the Glasgow region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
143 176 210
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 26.05% 22.34% 28.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 73 109 121
Median daily rate £400 £334 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.85% -4.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £192 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £476 £500 £675
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £387 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.35% +6.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £49.41 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £25.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
+52.00% -25.37%

RDBMS
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Glasgow region citing RDBMS as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

RDBMS Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

RDBMS
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing RDBMS across the Glasgow region.

RDBMS Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

RDBMS
Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing RDBMS across the Glasgow region.

RDBMS Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

RDBMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 8 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing RDBMS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Glasgow region with a requirement for RDBMS.

1 55 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 43 (78.18%) SQL
3 33 (60.00%) Unix
4 31 (56.36%) Java
4 31 (56.36%) DB2
5 29 (52.73%) Sybase
5 29 (52.73%) Linux
6 27 (49.09%) Spring
7 24 (43.64%) Finance
7 24 (43.64%) Oracle
8 23 (41.82%) Perl
9 22 (40.00%) JUnit
10 17 (30.91%) Agile Software Development
10 17 (30.91%) J2SE
11 15 (27.27%) JMS
11 15 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
12 14 (25.45%) SDLC
12 14 (25.45%) Oracle Database
12 14 (25.45%) Software Engineering
13 13 (23.64%) Data Warehouse
13 13 (23.64%) Performance Tuning
14 12 (21.82%) MongoDB
14 12 (21.82%) SQL Server
15 11 (20.00%) OO
15 11 (20.00%) Data Modelling
15 11 (20.00%) OOD
16 10 (18.18%) ETL
16 10 (18.18%) PL/SQL
17 9 (16.36%) Multithreading
18 8 (14.55%) Talend Open Studio

RDBMS
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (5.45%) JBoss
1 3 (5.45%) Oracle Application Server
2 2 (3.64%) CICS
2 2 (3.64%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (1.82%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (1.82%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.82%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.82%) WebSphere Application Server
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.82%) GitHub
1 1 (1.82%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 31 (56.36%) DB2
3 14 (25.45%) Oracle Database
4 13 (23.64%) Data Warehouse
5 12 (21.82%) MongoDB
5 12 (21.82%) SQL Server
6 8 (14.55%) Oracle Reports
7 5 (9.09%) NoSQL
7 5 (9.09%) Oracle Database 10g
8 4 (7.27%) IBM PureData
8 4 (7.27%) Oracle Database 11g
8 4 (7.27%) Oracle Exadata
8 4 (7.27%) Oracle8/8i Database
8 4 (7.27%) Oracle9i Database
8 4 (7.27%) PostgreSQL
9 3 (5.45%) Oracle Database 12c
10 1 (1.82%) SQL Server 2008
10 1 (1.82%) SQL Server 2012
10 1 (1.82%) SQL Server 2014
10 1 (1.82%) TKPROF
Development Applications
1 22 (40.00%) JUnit
2 8 (14.55%) Talend Open Studio
3 4 (7.27%) PVCS
4 2 (3.64%) TeamCity
5 1 (1.82%) Ant
5 1 (1.82%) ClearCase
5 1 (1.82%) Cucumber
5 1 (1.82%) Hudson
5 1 (1.82%) JIRA
5 1 (1.82%) Maven
5 1 (1.82%) Mockito
5 1 (1.82%) Subversion
5 1 (1.82%) Toad
5 1 (1.82%) YouTrack
General
1 24 (43.64%) Finance
2 7 (12.73%) Front Office
3 4 (7.27%) Law
4 2 (3.64%) Banking
4 2 (3.64%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.82%) Billing
Job Titles
1 34 (61.82%) Developer
2 21 (38.18%) Java Developer
3 7 (12.73%) Scala Developer
4 6 (10.91%) C++ Developer
5 5 (9.09%) DBA
6 4 (7.27%) Consultant
6 4 (7.27%) Oracle Consultant
6 4 (7.27%) Senior Consultant
6 4 (7.27%) Senior Oracle Consultant
7 3 (5.45%) Analyst
7 3 (5.45%) Data Modeller
7 3 (5.45%) Senior Developer
8 2 (3.64%) Analyst Programmer
8 2 (3.64%) ETL Developer
8 2 (3.64%) Oracle DBA
8 2 (3.64%) Programmer
8 2 (3.64%) Senior Analyst
8 2 (3.64%) Senior Analyst Programmer
8 2 (3.64%) Senior Java Developer
8 2 (3.64%) Senior Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (49.09%) Spring
2 17 (30.91%) J2SE
3 15 (27.27%) JMS
4 3 (5.45%) OC4J
4 3 (5.45%) REST
4 3 (5.45%) Web Services
4 3 (5.45%) XML
5 2 (3.64%) .NET
5 2 (3.64%) AngularJS
5 2 (3.64%) Apache CXF
5 2 (3.64%) CSS
5 2 (3.64%) Hibernate
5 2 (3.64%) HTML
5 2 (3.64%) JSON
5 2 (3.64%) SOAP
5 2 (3.64%) Spring Boot
6 1 (1.82%) Apache Camel
6 1 (1.82%) ASP.NET
6 1 (1.82%) Kendo UI
6 1 (1.82%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 15 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (14.55%) Equity Derivative
3 4 (7.27%) Computer Science
4 3 (5.45%) Data Centre
4 3 (5.45%) Data Integration
4 3 (5.45%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.82%) Clustering
5 1 (1.82%) Derivative
5 1 (1.82%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.82%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 33 (60.00%) Unix
2 29 (52.73%) Linux
3 3 (5.45%) AIX
3 3 (5.45%) Tru64
4 2 (3.64%) MVS
4 2 (3.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.82%) Windows
5 1 (1.82%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (30.91%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (25.45%) SDLC
2 14 (25.45%) Software Engineering
3 13 (23.64%) Performance Tuning
4 11 (20.00%) Data Modelling
4 11 (20.00%) OO
4 11 (20.00%) OOD
5 10 (18.18%) ETL
6 9 (16.36%) Multithreading
7 6 (10.91%) User Acceptance Testing
8 5 (9.09%) Database Tuning
9 4 (7.27%) Business Intelligence
9 4 (7.27%) Change Data Capture
9 4 (7.27%) Kimball Methodology
9 4 (7.27%) Logical Data Model
9 4 (7.27%) Physical Data Model
10 3 (5.45%) Continuous Integration
11 2 (3.64%) Scrum
11 2 (3.64%) Unit Testing
11 2 (3.64%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 43 (78.18%) SQL
2 31 (56.36%) Java
3 23 (41.82%) Perl
4 10 (18.18%) PL/SQL
5 7 (12.73%) Scala
6 6 (10.91%) C++
7 5 (9.09%) VBA
8 2 (3.64%) COBOL
8 2 (3.64%) JavaScript
9 1 (1.82%) C#
9 1 (1.82%) Clojure
9 1 (1.82%) Haskell
9 1 (1.82%) Lisp
9 1 (1.82%) Python
9 1 (1.82%) Shell Script
9 1 (1.82%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (9.09%) Security Cleared
2 3 (5.45%) Degree
3 1 (1.82%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (9.09%) Dodd-Frank
2 1 (1.82%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.82%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.82%) QA
System Software
1 3 (5.45%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (1.82%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (5.45%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
1 3 (5.45%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 29 (52.73%) Sybase
2 24 (43.64%) Oracle
3 8 (14.55%) MicroStrategy
3 8 (14.55%) Talend
4 4 (7.27%) IBM
4 4 (7.27%) Netezza
5 2 (3.64%) Jaspersoft
5 2 (3.64%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.82%) Microsoft
6 1 (1.82%) Perforce
6 1 (1.82%) Progress
6 1 (1.82%) Telerik
6 1 (1.82%) TIBCO